Mexico's federal department of transportation, the Secretar'a de Comunicaciones y Transportes (SCT), issued a notice on June 29 in Mexico's Diario Oficial (akin to the U.S. Federal Register) establishing timetables for inspecting Commercial Motor Vehicle
A conference report reauthorizing the federal surface transportation bill was made public last night. Barring any unforeseen problems, the House and Senate are expected to pass
On April 25, 2012, ATA submitted its recommendations on high level U.S.-Canada cross-border hazmat issues such as tank truck specifications, placarding and tank truck repairs, among others. The comments were filed as part of the Beyond the Borders Regulat
On April 23, 2012, ATA submitted comments to CBP on changes the agency proposed for its in-bond program. The comments included a number of questions about the availability of functions for both EDI filers and portal (internet) users, plus some suggestions
On February 13, ATA filed comments to the recently-formed Regulatory Coordination Council, part of the U.S.-Canada Beyond the Borders agreement, on selected border issues affecting the motor carrier industry.
Surface transportation trade between the United States and its North American neighbors, Canada and Mexico, was 18.1 percent higher in July 2011 than in July 2010, totaling $72.4 billion, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) of the U
On Sept. 2, the Teamsters and Public Citizen filed a 'Petition for Review' with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals asking the court to review the U.S. Dept. of Transportation's (DOT) plan to implement a cross-border pilot program with Mexico.
On May 12, 2011, ATA filed comments in response to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) notice and request for public comment on a pilot program
In comments filed today, American Trucking Associations said it supported the efforts of the Obama administration to implement the cross-border trucking provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement, but called on regulators to address several con
Surface trade between the United States and its North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico was 11.8% higher in February 2011 than in February 2010